Wednesday, January 19, 2005

Open-Source Biology Evolves @ Wired

Wired published an article about the fundamental problems brought by patents and trade secrets in Life Science, especially in biotechnology. Basically, they impede progress by restricting access to key technologies. Its very frustrating, especially when coupled to the fact that most of the time you don't have access to everything that is published in subscription-based journals.You can read about it here.



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